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The Blues, Jazz, Rock’n Roll, the Pops, and the Movies!

Jacksonville Beach continues its tradition as the entertainment center of Northeast Florida. Spring and Summer are festival and concert season in this city by the sea. Fans of the blues, jazz, classical music, and movies are just a few of the many who are drawn to the nearly weekly events in Jacksonville Beach that offer family entertainment.

Beginning in March, Jacksonville Beach residents and visitors have an opportunity to enjoy some of the best national and regional bands, all with the beautiful Atlantic Ocean serving as the backdrop. Festivals also feature a variety of arts, crafts and children's activities.


Saturday, January 25, 2020 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm

A 10 Mile and 5 Mile Run that will start at the Seawalk Pavilion and the race will be on the beach near the Pavilion head north and back.


For more information please contact: www.1stplacesports.com 




Monday, January 27, 2020 - 7:00pm

The Beaches Museum will  start the new year with a Concert featuring Matthew Mayes & John Meyer of Jupiter Coyote. The Beaches Museum along with the Lazzara Family Foundation presents Matthew Mayes & John Meyer of Jupiter Coyote.  Matthew B. Mayes is the co-founder of the popular Jam rock band Jupiter Coyote. As the principle songwriter and multi-instrumentalist for the band for the past 24 years, his songs are filled with eclectic charters, heartache, and soul searching while musically running the gamut from rock, southern boogie, bluegrass and country rock. He has been playing music for over 35 years, played over 5000 shows and sold nearly a million records and downloads independently while traveling all over the US and beyond; writing cult hit Coyote favorites like Crazy Women, Rose Hill, Ship In The Bottle, Real Thing, and Becky along the way.

For more information please contact:  904-241-5657 or: info@beachesmuseum.org






Sunday, February 9, 2020 - 7:00am

26.2 With Donna Marathon, Ultra, 5K & Half Marathon


Both the half and the full marathons in this event start and finish at the Beaches Town Center, near where Atlantic and Neptune Beaches meet, and take runners for the early part of the race along the beach communities of Neptune Beach, Jacksonville Beach and Atlantic Beach.

From there, runners start heading west along Atlantic Boulevard briefly before heading north into the oceanfront neighborhoods of Atlantic Beach, turning on Sailfish Drive and then right again on to Plaza.


For more information and/or to sign up go to their website at: https://breastcancermarathon.com/                    







Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 5:00pm

The ever popular Art Walk will be held the 2nd Tuesday of each month.


For more information please contact: www.betterjaxbeach.com; 

Sunday, February 16, 2020 - 8:00am

A 5k Run that starts on the beach near the Jax Beach Lifeguard Station. Registration will be at the school on Friday, February 14th or at the race, This event is brought to you San Pablo Elementary PTA group.


For more information you can contact: lerch01@comcast.net;






Monday, February 17, 2020 - 7:00pm

The Beaches Museum along with the Lazzara Family Foundation presents Jack Broadbent.  Hailed as “The new master of the slide guitar” by the Montreux Jazz Festival and “The real thang” by the legendary Bootsy Collins, Jack Broadbent has spent the past year wowing international audiences with his unique blend of virtuosic acoustic and slide guitar, and poignant folk and blues inspired vocals.

For more information please contact: 904-241-5657; or info@beachesmuseum.org




Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 5:00pm

Car enthusiasts can car collectors will showcase their antique autos at this monthly Car Cruise.


To participate or for more information please go to: www.betterjaxbeach; 

Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to Sunday, February 23, 2020 - 6:00pm

In its 8th year, this event will have a Marketplace, Food Vendors and an array of entertainment. A VIP Premium Seating is available. For more information go to their website at: www.communityfirstseawalkmusicfest.com; 








Saturday, February 29, 2020 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

A large inspiring celebration of the world of science and technology as part of the local culture and everyone living and working in the community. Students, teachers, experts, organizations, local businesses and community partners coming together to celebrate education with all of the Jacksonville Community and surrounding regions.


To participate or for more informatio: www.jacksonvillesciencefestival.com 





Saturday, March 7, 2020 -
8:00am to 8:00pm

New this year, Sweet Life Music Festival will bring Contemporary Christian Music to the Pavilion. 


For more information go to:  https://www.sweetlifemusicfest.com






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